Obituary: Margaret Cooper, 71, of Custer

November 9, 2023

Obituary: Margaret Cooper, 71, of Custer

Margaret Ann Cooper, 71, of Custer, died Saturday, November 4, 2023, at

Corewell Health Butterworth Hospital. She was born November 24, 1951, in

Ludington, the daughter of Garman and Lenore (Dahringer) Winey.

Margaret enjoyed reading, making the best gravy on the planet, watching Food Network and riding motorcycles. Most of all Margaret loved spending time with her grandchildren, especially when she was reading “The Littlest Angel” to them.

On May 24, 1975, Margaret married Frederick Cooper, , at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, in Victory Township; he survives her. She is also survived by: her daughters, Susan Cooper, and Paula (Brian) Sodders; her grandchildren, Justin, Samantha, Lily, Dawson, Raven, Ian, Sean, Billy, Delilah, and Arya; her great grandchildren, Jayce, Kenzi, Ari, James and Amy; her sister, Sandra (Dan) Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.

Margaret was preceded in death by: her parents; two sisters, Suzanne (John) Drost and Sally (Leonard) Tardani; and her brother, Dennis (Mary) Winey.

Cremation has taken place and a celebration of Margaret’s life will be held at a later date.

Beacon Cremation & Funeral Service, Pere Marquette Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

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